1898 Young's Literal Translation (YLT)
32:1 ¶ Lo, for righteousness doth a king reign, As to princes, for judgment they rule.
32:2 And each hath been as a hiding-place [from] wind, And as a secret hiding-place [from] inundation, As rivulets of waters in a dry place, As a shadow of a heavy rock in a weary land.
32:3 And not dazzled are the eyes of beholders, And the ears of hearers do attend.
32:4 And the heart of those hastened Understandeth to know, And the tongue of stammerers hasteth to speak clearly.
32:5 A fool is no more called 'noble,' And to a miser it is not said, 'rich;'
32:7 And the miserhis instruments [are] evil, He hath counselled wicked devices, To corrupt the poor with lying sayings, Even when the needy speaketh justly.
32:8 And the noble counselled noble things, And he for noble things riseth up.
32:9 ¶ Women, easy ones, rise, hear my voice, Daughters, confident ones, give ear [to] my saying,
32:10 Days and a year ye are troubled, O confident ones, For consumed hath been harvest, The gathering cometh not.
32:11 Tremble ye women, ye easy ones, Be troubled, ye confident ones, Strip and make bare, with a girdle on the loins,
32:12 For breasts they are lamenting, For fields of desire, for the fruitful vine.
32:13 Over the ground of my people thornbrier goeth up, Surely over all houses of joy of the exulting city,
32:14 Surely the palace hath been left, The multitude of the city forsaken, Fort and watch-tower hath been for dens unto the age, A joy of wild assesa pasture of herds;
32:15 Till emptied out on us is the Spirit from on high, And a wilderness hath become a fruitful field, And the fruitful field for a forest is reckoned.
32:16 And dwelt in the wilderness hath judgment, And righteousness in the fruitful field remaineth.
32:17 And a work of the righteousness hath been peace, And a service of the righteousnessKeeping quiet and confidence unto the age.
32:18 And dwelt hath My people in a peaceful habitation, And in stedfast tabernacles, And in quiet resting-places.
32:19 And it hath hailed in the going down of the forest, And in the valley is the city low.
32:20 Happy [are] ye sowing by all waters, Sending forth the foot of the ox and the ass!
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